Real Estate Services in the Orange County Coastal Areas

Corona del Mar ~ Laguna Beach ~ Newport Beach ~ Newport Coast

Newport Beach Restaurant Week Jan 20 – 29, 2012

For those of you who hate to see the festive season end, do not despair, Newport Beach Restaurant Week is about to begin. Below is an excerpt from the Newport Beach Restaurant Association web site describing particulars about the event. Newport Beach, Southern California’s premier dining destination, invites you to “Savor the Flavor” of the [ Read full article …]

18th Annual Balboa Island Parade

If you would like a little entertainment with your exercise, consider enjoying the 18th Annual Balboa Island parade on Sunday June 5, 2011 either before or after your walk around Big and Little Balboa Islands. The parade starts at 11:00 A.M. and runs till 2:00 P.M. along Marine Avenue. Access over the Balboa Island Bridge [ Read full article …]

30th Annual Corona del Mar Scenic 5K Run

For a great day of fun in the sun on Saturday June 4, 2011, you might consider attending or entering the 30th anniversary Corona del Mar Scenic 5K run. The event course winds through the picturesque village of Corona del Mar and ends on Ocean Boulevard along the oceanfront bluff. The proceeds from the event [ Read full article …]

UCLA Anderson Forecast predicts a 49% home price increase within six years

Below is an excerpt from an OC Register article which states that the most recent U.C.L.A. Anderson Forecast predicts a 49% increase in home prices over the next six years. UCLA: O.C. home prices to surge 49% October 27th, 2010, 1:00 am · posted by Jeff Collins Orange County will have a half-million-dollar housing market [ Read full article …]

Karl E. Case (Case_Shiller housing index) says housing has never been a better bargin.

Here is a quote from the September 1, 2010  New York Times article by Karl E. Case titled “A Dream House After All”.  Karl E. Case is a professor emeritus of economics at Wellesley and co-creator of Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller housing index. This financial crisis has made us all too aware that we live [ Read full article …]

Newport Beach among states top home price gains

The following OC Register article, based on information from DataQuick, outlines the recent housing price increases in the Newport Beach area.  Now might be a good time for those wishing to own a home in the Newport Beach area to start looking at the available inventory. Newport among state’s top home gains July 30th, 2010, [ Read full article …]

June 2010 finishes with continuing strong sales in Orange County Coastal areas.

The OC Register article shown below indicates the Orange County Coastal areas continue to experience an improving housing market. Both prices and the number of sales have increased over last month and over last June. Home sales up in 59 O.C. ZIPs June 25th, 2010, 9:01 am . posted by Jeff Collins For the 22 [ Read full article …]

Beach town home sales continue the upward trend

Below is an OC Register article which points out a continuing upward trend of the Orange County Coastal area housing market. Beach town home sales up 40% June 13th, 2010, 12:33 am · posted by Jon Lansner For the 22 business days ending May 25 – DataQuick’s latest stats — the 17 ZIPs located in [ Read full article …]

O.C. home prices continue to strengthen

Orange County home prices continue to strengthen according to the following OC Register article. O.C. home median price at 21-month high June 4th, 2010, 9:09 am · posted by Jon Lansner For the 22 business days ending May 18 – DataQuick’s latest real estate buying report — Orange County saw … For the 22 business [ Read full article …]

Newport Beach homes own the most zip

Below is an interesting OC Register article pointing out how the Newport Beach area housing market has improved over the last quarter. Newport Beach homes own the most zip June 3rd, 2010, 12:01 am · posted by Jon Lansner Newport Beach 92660 had Orange County’s zippiest housing market in the most recently concluded quarter. So [ Read full article …]